1796 LARGE CENT -
Rarity: 7 known
Good 6. Ex - Stack's "65th Anniversary Sale",
October 17-19, 2000, Lot 73, "Sheldon NC-2, Hyphenated 7-9, Rarity-7",
illustrated, sold for $4,830.00
(EAC: About Good-3) The Sixth Finest Known Ex John Whitney Collection; earlier, from J.J. Teaparty in
August 1973; Denis Loring in August 1973; Robinson S. Brown, Jr. in
November 1973; Denis Loring in May 1974; Dr. Robert Shalowitz; Dr.
Chambers; Dennis Mendelson in March 1989; Superior's sale of the
Robinson S. Brown, Jr. Collection, January 1996, lot 133.
"Penny Whimsy" by Dr. William H. Sheldon
Complete Encyclopedia of U.S. and Colonial Coins" by Walter Breen
Early American Coppers Club